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State University of New York at Purchase

Public college in Purchase, New York, United States

From Wikipedia

State University of New York at Purchase is a public college in Purchase, New York. It is one of 13 comprehensive colleges in the State University of New York system. It was founded by Governor Nelson Rockefeller in 1967 as "the cultural gem of the SUNY system."

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

4,594

Acceptance

74%

Graduation Rate

61%

Median SAT Score

1160

Median ACT Score

26

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,070

Fees (in-state)

$1,883

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$41,300

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

4K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

735 Anderson Hill Rd, Purchase NY 10577-1400

What is State University of New York at Purchase known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#835 World Rank
Literature
#1436 World Rank
Education
#601 World Rank
Communications
#1512 World Rank
Biology
#964 World Rank
History
#1435 World Rank
Political Science
#441 World Rank
Sociology
#428 World Rank
Anthropology
#1021 World Rank
Psychology
#1488 World Rank
Philosophy
#2226 World Rank
Mathematics
#1957 World Rank
Economics
#2880 World Rank
Physics
#3480 World Rank
Chemistry

Other areas of influence

#869 World Rank
Business
#1146 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1279 World Rank
Social Work
#1440 World Rank
Law
#1465 World Rank
Computer Science
#1534 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1746 World Rank
Medical
#2017 World Rank
Nursing
#2922 World Rank
Engineering
#3646 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are State University of New York at Purchase's Most influential alumni?

State University of New York at Purchase 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Sociology, and Communications

Alan Resnick

American visual artist, filmmaker and comedian

Malcolm Goodwin

Malcolm Goodwin

American actor

Adetokumboh M'Cormack

Adetokumboh M'Cormack

Sierra Leonean actor

John Treacy Egan

John Treacy Egan

American actor

Cal Lane

Canadian sculptor

Jason Ralph

American actor

Ron Eldard

Actor

Adrian Lee Kellard

American artist

Bill Sage

Bill Sage

American actor

Ilya Chaiken

American film director

Aaron Krach

Aaron Krach

American film critic, journalist, writer and artist

Danny Leiner

Danny Leiner

American film and television director